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Lower Lode Inn

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Wybunbury
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little Pub and Campsite Sam and her staff are all friendly and helpful. Good food and beer all at sensible prices Real Pub busy,friendly with a great atmosphere. Nice walk into Tewksbury across the fields.

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Samantha S, Owner at Lower Lode Inn, responded to this review

Dear Dave, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We're happy you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again in the near future.

Huddersfield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed overnight having attended a wedding anniversary celebration. Excellent room, excellent service, beautiful food, hand pulled real ale. Sam and her staff made us fell so welcome, home from home, faultless. I highly recommend It

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Samantha S, Owner at Lower Lode Inn, responded to this review

Dear Happy Guest, Thank you for your great review and for recommending our hotel to other travelers. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your accommodations and food as well as the staff service. I'm sure our entire hotel staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you...

Church Stretton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the touring park next door great old fashioned pub, very very good food great ales not to be missed, idea location right next to the river, and only 2 minutes walk from site, and there's a ferry

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Samantha S, Owner at Lower Lode Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your kind comments and positive feedback about our food, our ales and our riverside location. You may already know that we also have a caravan and campsite open from the beginning of May to the end of September offering electric hook ups on a grass pitches located right by the river! There is...

Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We caught the boat across the river from Tewkesbury for lunch and a few drinks at The Lower Lode Inn. It was really busy and no wonder as it has a great setting by the river, everyone is welcome from families to couples and it is a lovely location for pitching up a tent. Food was lovely and very reasonably...

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Samantha S, Owner at Lower Lode Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your great review and your positive feedback, we are a family run pub and we pride ourselves on providing a relaxed and friendly atmosphere at our historic riverside Inn. We’re so glad you enjoyed the setting, we love it too! Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Forest of Dean, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We camped for 3 nights during the week and were the only people there for 2 of them. The site is well maintained and right by the river. A great spot. Facilities are fairly basic but include clean hot showers, toilets and a washing up sink, so couldn't ask for any more. This is a dog friendly site with great...

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Samantha S, Owner at Lower Lode Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your great review of your stay with us, we really appreciate such positive comments, that kind of feedback can go a long way:) We hope your next stay is just around the corner.

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have just returned from a lovely break at this hidden inn. It was clean, the owner was so friendly she was very accommodating and made us feel welcome. We took a dog with us and it was great to see that the owners have two lovely dogs and there are others who bring their dogs to the pub. We talked...

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Samantha S, Owner at Lower Lode Inn, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your great review and your positive feedback about our hotel. We are so glad that you enjoyed our accommodations and food, as well as the staff service – that kind of feedback can go a long way. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can and in providing...

Wales
Reviewed 19 February 2017

It was just be chance we found this place while looking for somewhere to stay overnight in our motor home. What a gem of a place. Sam the landlady was very helpful over the phone and came out to greet us when we arrived. The pub and area is very oldy worldy and we loved it and the two basset...

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Samantha S, Owner at Lower Lode Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for for taking the time to write a review and for your positive comments. We're so glad you enjoyed the setting, the food and the entertainment! We hope your next stay is just around the corner - you may like to book in advance for our full English breakfast:)

Cheltenham
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We regularly use this historic riverside pub for both eating and drinking and also have camped and stayed in their rooms. Sam is a top land lady and runs an excellent hostelry and is an always friendly, positive presence. Drinks are fairly priced, food is good and also fairly priced. the rooms are lovely, especially the rooms situated on the...

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Samantha S, Owner at Lower Lode Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! Our hotel aims to provide a comfortable, friendly and relaxed experience and we take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel in the future:)

Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017

we were travelling with a young puppy and were looking for dog friendly accommodation. This was an absolute find. We were there on a Saturday night in December and we were pre-warned there was a party booking in the pub and also that the only room available was a small double. so lovely to be given full information before arrival....

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Samantha S, Owner at Lower Lode Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for giving us the perfect rating and for taking the time to write a review! We are so glad that you enjoyed our accommodations as well as the staff service. I'm sure our entire hotel staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to having you again as...

United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

It was exactly this time last year that I started planning my spring wedding. I had booked the Church and date in April 2016, but wanted a bespoke reception which would cater for our diverse guests. Good food, real ale and a relaxed atmosphere were our main criteria. From the moment we met Sam, and visited the pub we both...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Traditional Public House dating back to the 15th Century, The Lower Lode Inn is set in a stunning location on the banks of the River Severn, a stones throw from the historic town of Tewkesbury, which is also accessible by our historic foot ferry. The Inn offers a riverside beer garden with extensive garden seating, also a games room with pool table and jukebox. Serving fine locally sourced home cooked fayre and Camra accredited real ales, this family run traditional pub has a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. Breakfasts and a Sunday carvery are available by pre-booking at the bar. ACCOMMODATION We offer a range of accommodation, including five en-suite guest rooms, in which we can accommodate families, couples or single occupancy. Pets are very welcome. The rooms offer all essentials required for a comfortable and relaxed stay. CAMPING AND CARAVAN SITE Our lawned riverside camping and caravan site is an ideal place for a short break, with electric hookups, elsan disposal, drinking water and shower unit/24hr toilets within the main pub building. There are also outdoor basic mobile shower and toilet units which are opened within the campsite during busy periods. BOAT MOORINGS Moorings are available along the Inn's river frontage, with narrow boat space (limited availability), smaller and public mooring spaces available. Boats up to 30ft accepted. FREE ACTIVITIES Free activities for guests can be enjoyed on site including fishing, subject to licensing (permits available from the pub) and dingy/canoe launch from the slipway. OTHER The Inn has a a purpose built function room and 2am music license (midnight for live music, 2am for recorded music). It is a popular summer venue for special events such as weddings, birthday parties and vehicle rallies, mostly held at weekends, while Monday to Friday the site is usually very quiet. Please contact management for updates/details. LOCAL ATTRACTIONS Set between the Malvern and Cotswold Hills, we offer a great base for exploring some of the UK's most charming villages and the stunning river-valley countryside of the Severn Vale. We are within easy reach of Upton upon Severn and the provincial towns of Cheltenham Spa, Gloucester and Worcester and for those in the area on business, there is easy motorway access to M50/M5. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lower Lode Inn

Address: Bishops Walk | Lower Lode, Forthampton, Forthampton GL19 4RE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Forthampton
Price Range: £9 - £75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Pick family room with your kiddies as great to have you all together including the family dog.”
guesty5, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the front face the river”
2dooks, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Although it was our wedding night we chose the family room as it offered a little more space to spread out our stuff at the end of the night”
NomadicCelt, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room1 - Family suite, lovely view.”
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Paul-Gem, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for river view”
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